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Frontier County, Nebraska

Frontier County was founded on January 17, 1872 from Unorganized area of the Nebraska Territory.

Currently the Frontier County Seat is located in Stockville and also the county government website is

Places adjoining Frontier County are Gosper CountyFurnas CountyRed_Willow CountyHitchcock CountyHayes CountyLincoln CountyDawson County .

Frontier County has Federal Census Schedules to assist in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules exist for 1880 (free index)1890 (fragment)1900191019201930 and 1940Mortality Schedules are available for 1880. Industry and Agriculture Schedules exist for 1880. The Union Veterans Schedules is available for 1890. There are free downloadable and printable census forms to help with your research.

Frontier County Society and Family History Resources

A list of Frontier County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Forums, Message Boards, Libraries, Archives.

Frontier County Courthouse and Government Records

Researchers often fail to notice the great importance of Frontier County court, probate, and land records as a resource of family history and genealogy information. Buried away in Nebraska courthouses and archives just about everywhere could be the aspirations and frustrations of the many Nebraska citizens. The chances are excellent that your particular ancestors have left a in-depth record of at least quite a few facets of their lives in the Frontier County court records. Even if your forefathers is not referred to in a Court case, give some thought to all of the other procedures which could have lead to him or her appearing in court records.

Frontier County Links

The following are web links to Family history and genealogy, Records and Resources relating to Frontier County. A majority of these genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Professional Sites, Private Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some have to have a fee. This is merely a list that has been gathered or submitted. I do not recommend or promote one genealogy site over another. Feel free to submit your own preferred Frontier County genealogy or family history related sites.

Frontier Co. NE Books, Newspapers & Publications

Frontier Co. NE Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Frontier Co. NE Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Frontier Co. NE Census Records

Frontier Co. NE Cemeteries & Church Records

Frontier Co. NE Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Frontier Co. NE General and History Websites

Frontier Co. NE Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Frontier Co. NE Military Records